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The reality is, is that the military is full of native nomenclature. That’s what we would call it. You’ve got Black Hawk helicopters, Apache Longbow helicopters. You’ve got Tomahawk missiles. The term used when you leave a military base in a foreign country is to go ‘off the reservation, into Indian Country.’  (Native Country Quotes) But one day, when I was still young, I was parted from my family and left my native country. I hunted and searched for music, and destiny turned me into the object of my hunt. The circumstances of life became my ‘antlers’ and prevented me from returning home  (Native Country Quotes) The most notorious swindler has not assumed so many names as self-love, nor is so much ashamed of his own. She calls herself patriotism, when at the same time she is rejoicing at just as much calamity to her native country as will introduce herself into power, and expel her rivals  (Native Country Quotes) When I came back, after all those stories about Hitler and his snub, I came back to my native country, and I could not ride in the front of the bus. I had to go to the back door. I couldn’t live where I wanted. Now what’s the difference?  (Native Country Quotes) I always see America as really belonging to the Native Americans. Even though I’m American, I still feel like a visitor in my own country  (Native Country Quotes) On the Native American front, we have turned a new page in the 400-year history of the interface between the American settlers of this country and the nation’s first Americans. That’s included a new relationship where the sovereignty of tribes is in fact recognized  (Native Country Quotes) They say there are about 12 million illegal immigrants in this country. But if you ask a Native American, that number is more like 300 million  (Native Country Quotes) The heroes in paganism correspond exactly to the saints in popery, and holy dervises in MAHOMETANISM. The place of, HERCULES, THESEUS, HECTOR, ROMULUS, is now supplied by DOMINIC, FRANCIS, ANTHONY, and BENEDICT. Instead of the destruction of monsters, the subduing of tyrants, the defence of our native country; whippings and fastings, cowardice and humility, abject submission and slavish obedience, are become the means of obtaining celestial honours among mankind  (Native Country Quotes) The native music of North America, the original-roots music of this country, is also the underworld music of this country.  (Native Country Quotes) If a foreign country doesn’t look like a middle-class suburb of Dallas or Detroit, then obviously the natives must be dangerous as well as badly dressed.  (Native Country Quotes) It is important that Congress works to promote home ownership in Indian Country. These federal housing funds and programs will help young Native American families to stay on tribal lands in order to live, work and raise a family  (Native Country Quotes) The air of one’s native country is the most healthy air  (Native Country Quotes) It takes a man of genius to travel in his own country, in his native village; to make any progress between his door and his gate  (Native Country Quotes) In a funny way, nothing makes you feel more like a native of your own country than to live where nearly everyone is not  (Native Country Quotes) Know most of the rooms of thy native country before thou goest over the threshold thereof  (Native Country Quotes) There is in every human being, I think, a native country of the mind, where, protected by inaccessible barriers, the sensitive dream life may exist safely  (Native Country Quotes) The country in which I live is not my native country, that lies elsewhere, and it must always be the center of my longings  (Native Country Quotes) The accent of a man’s native country remains in his mind and his heart, as it does in his speech  (Native Country Quotes) I shall rejoin myself to my native country, with new attachments, and with exaggerated esteem for its advantages; for though there is less wealth there, there is more freedom, more ease, and less misery  (Native Country Quotes) We love our native country, much as it has wronged us; and in the peaceable exercise of our inalienable rights, we will cling to it... Will you starve our patriotism?  (Native Country Quotes) I fancy the proper means of increasing the love we bear our native country is to reside some time in a foreign one  (Native Country Quotes) The proper means of increasing the love we bear our native country is to reside some time in a foreign one  (Native Country Quotes) PRINT FREE GIANT POSTERS